Public record for Feb. 19, 2012
-- A 14 YEAR-OLD JANESVILLE BOY at 10:03 p.m. Friday in the 100 block of Linn Street, Janesville, taken into custody by juvenile authorities for strangulation, battery and disorderly conduct.
-- IDENTITY THEFT, reported at 5:17 p.m. Friday. A Janesville woman reported to police that someone she knew used her personal identifying information to take out a loan for $300. The woman reported that a loan investigator with Ameriloans had informed her the loan had accrued $600 in interest charges.
-- TATTOOING CHILDREN, reported at 4:15 p.m. Tuesday in 900 block of East Centerway, Janesville. While police were investigating a reported battery, a witness reported that an adult male had been giving a 14-year-old Janesville girl a tattoo.